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US issues Phase 2 of Greenhouse Gas emissions rules
Tuesday August 16, 2016 3:26 PM
WASHINGTON, DC — U.S. regulators today issued a Phase 2 final rule governing greenhouse gas emissions and fuel economy for medium- and heavy-duty trucks, with the Environmental Protection...
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Tread depth biggest violation in U.S. Roadcheck
Monday July 25, 2016 11:18 AM
PORTLAND, OR -- The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance's annual Roadcheck inspection blitz this year focused on tires, and an analysis of inspection data shows that tread depth was by...
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Distracted driving fines lead OPP's 'Operation Corridor'
Tuesday June 21, 2016 1:37 PM
LONDON, ON — The Ontario Provincial Police’s June 16 Operation Corridor crackdown on commercial trucks netted 52 distracted driving offences, while officials with the Ministry of...
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New collision avoidance system study puts tech to the test
Tuesday June 21, 2016 11:14 AM
WASHINGTON, DC — A new field study from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration documents some of the impressive safety capabilities of collision avoidance systems (CAS), while...
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Roadcheck Begins: Don't be sidelined by your tires
Tuesday June 7, 2016 9:18 AM
Roadcheck 2016 begins at 12:01 am Eastern time on Tuesday, June 7. The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance announced in April that inspectors will be paying close attention to tires. They...
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CTEA set for June 15 risk management session in Guelph
Friday June 3, 2016 1:58 PM
ST. THOMAS, ON — The Canadian Transportation Equipment Association is holding risk management workshops for vehicles built in multiple stages this coming June 15 at the Hampton Inn in...
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Dangerous cargo events now require spill, theft reports
Wednesday June 1, 2016 12:54 PM
OTTAWA, ON – Transport Canada is now mandating the need for shippers to file an emergency report with local authorities if a tractor-trailer’s dangerous cargo is lost, stolen or involved in...
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TRENDING: BC's Hwy. 5 tire chain-up area set for renovation, expansion
Thursday May 26, 2016 11:52 AM
MERRITT, BC — As part of a $17.6-million project, British Columbia’s Coquihalla Highway Box Canyon chain-up area is expanding to fit up to 70 commercial truck spots so that drivers can...
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